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The '''Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum''' (ISGM) or '''Fenway Court''', as the museum was known during Isabella Stewart Gardner's lifetime, is a museum in the Fenway-Kenmore neighborhood of Boston, Massachusetts|Boston, Massachusetts, located within walking distance of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston|Museum of Fine Arts (although the Museum of Fine Arts's Huntington Avenue location was constructed after Fenway Court) and near the Back Bay Fens. The museum houses an art collection of world importance, including significant examples of European art|European, Asian art|Asian, and Visual art of the United States|American art, from paintings and sculpture to tapestries and decorative arts. In 1990, Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum theft incident|thirteen of the museum's works were stolen; the high-profile crime remains unsolved and the artwork's location is still unknown. Today, the museum hosts...
Established1903
LocationBoston, Massachusetts
TypeArt museum
FounderIsabella Stewart Gardner
DirectorPeggy Fogelman
Publictransit{{rail color box|system=MBTA|line=Green|note=(Green Line "E" Branch|E Branch)}} Museum of Fine Arts (MBTA station)|Museum of Fine Arts {{access icon}}
Website{{URL|http://www.gardnermuseum.org/}}
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LocationBoston, Massachusetts|Boston, Massachusetts
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